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Old April 9, 2010, 04:23 PM
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Do you guys play top down or in first person mode?

I always find myself playing in top down view, even when just walking around.
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Old April 9, 2010, 06:54 PM
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First person view until I get into battle, and then top-down view for better micro-managing of the individual characters.
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Old April 10, 2010, 12:38 AM
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I mean, my party were people I got attached to and would have liked to continue on with at least some of them. For example Leliana left with me at the end of the first one, but is of course no where to be found in awakening. Sure there is Oghren and yes I meet up with Alistair, but I would have at least been able to maybe send out a call to my former teammates for help or something like that.

Ok so I have now finished Awakening and it is good but not as good as origins. Now that said... (possible spoiler highlight to see)

I mentioned in my quote above about not feeling like I had continued on from Origins. Well I will give them credit that in the text epilogue at the end it did mention that my character was rumored to has been off with Leliana. So I guess it did come around full circle, sort of anyways.

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Old April 10, 2010, 12:49 AM
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Well.... depending on what choice you make at the end of DAO, it's kinda hard to easily seguay (sp?) into Awakenings.......
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Old April 10, 2010, 08:33 AM
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Very true.

Either way the entire overall experience was very good.

Congrats to Bioware on another great game.
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